The time has come for your editor to say
I have recently undertaken new tasks, new chess duties,
and new business opportunities,
and I must relinquish my editorship of ICCF Amici.
I am pleased to let the readers know that
a solid replacement for me has been found.
I take pleasure in announcing that Raymond Boger will be
taking up the electronic pen.
I am sure Raymond will do a splendid job.
This position was fun while it lasted! I
want to thank Raymond Boger,
the webmaster, whose brilliant technical work made my
efforts look much better than they were.
I also want to thank Max Zavanelli, who
seduced this dinosaur into trying his hand at more
modern enterprises. I would like to thank the readers
for your indulgence.
I would also like to thank the contributors whose works
have advanced the history
and practice of correspondence chess. Finally I would
like to thank Caissa, the goddess of chess,
for granting me fifty years of love for the greatest of